The Forts and Palaces of this country are the cipher of an epoch of unbelievable architectural fashion and accomplishment. India swanks a generous existence of forts and places. You will have many options when roving around India. Andhra Pradesh being one of the pristine states boosts number of forts and palaces. The verdant green areas, Traditional and Cultural colors of the city and the historical monuments make this state one of the well-known tourist pull over of India.
Andhra Pradesh is an apt place to comprehend the religion and culture of India. The capital of this state, Hyderabad boosts many attractions in and around the city. The pointed and beautiful carvings of the wood and splendid antiques of these magnificent forts and palaces will definitely cling you. Some of the well-known forts and palaces of this state include:
Golconda Fort :
This fort is believed to be the most splendid fort in India. This magnificent fort is situated few distances away from Hyderabad. This fort was constructed by (Kakatiya Rulers) in the thirteenth century. The major chunk of this fort was constructed by (Qutub Shahi Kings) at the time of the (16th -17th century).
Bhongir Fort :
Bhongir Fort is located at the Nalgonda District of Andhra Pradesh. This fort was built in the egg shape from a humongous one rock, above sea level this fort is located about six hundred nine meters.
Hemavathi Fort :
Hemavathi is the beautiful fort situated in a small village with the historic background and is located around 10 kilometers from Amarapuram and twenty-five kilometers from Madakasira. It attracts many of the tourists even after its ruined condition, as it has all the beautiful carving and sculptures carved inside it.
Penukonda Fort :
Penukonda, the unique significance for Penukonda is a huge hill. This fort is located at (70 kilometers) away from Ananthapura on (Kurnool - Bangalore highway). The town is most beautifully placed on the top of the hill and is linked with both the ends runs a semi circular way of fortifications. This fort has become a famous and major tourist’s attraction of Andhra Pradesh.
Some of the other forts and Palaces of Andhra Pradesh include:
Devarkonda Fort etc.